This list provides direct links to some World Wide Web (WWW) Home Pages, databases, and lists of financial aid information available on the Internet.
At best, the information provided below should be used as a guide to search for possible funding sources, institutions, and programs. The information in these computerized files should not be used as a replacement for a thorough library search (see: Bibliography; Section VI). Furthermore, WWW pages are not static. A change in path allocation (sub-directory) can make a site inaccessible. Hence, there is no implied warantee in using the resources listed below.
Listed below are some specific FinAid pages relevant to this guide. These can be used as a starting point to search the internet for grants, fellowships, scholarships, free money, financial advise, universities, philanthropic organizations, and government, non-profit, or commercial funding organizations.
FinAid: The Financial Aid Information Page
Financial Aid Information - Table of Content
Indexes to the FinAid Page
The Best Web Resources for Student Financial Aid - Mark Kantrowitz
Information and Assistance from the US Government
Scholarship Search Services
Scholarship and Fellowship Databases
This page provides links to a variety of general scholarship and fellowship databases. The term scholarship refers to awards intended primarily for undergraduate students. The term fellowship refers to awards intended primarily for graduate and postgraduate students.
National Scholarship Databases
Fin Aid's Ask the Aid Advisor
Ask the Aid Advisor: More than 75 financial aid administrators and other financial aid professionals have graciously volunteered to answer questions submitted via this form. You will receive a response by email.
Financial Aid Office Web Pages
This page contains links to financial aid office web pages and online handbooks for post-secondary institutions including colleges, universities, community colleges, and vocational/technical schools.
Information about Grants
Scholarships and Fellowships for Math and Science Students
Financial Aid for International Students
Financial Aid for Minority Students
Financial Aid for Female Students
Financial Aid for Disabled Students
Financial Aid for Older Students
Grants, Fellowships, and Scholarships - Newsgroups
Bibliography of Books about Financial Aid
FinAid Bibliography: Post-Doctoral Fellowships
FinAid Bibliography: Pre-Doctoral Fellowships
FinAid Bibliography: Books on the World Wide Web
FinAid Bibliography: All References
FinAid Bibliography: Advanced Search
Financial Aid Search Form
fastWEB - Financial Aid Search Through the WEB
Glossary of Financial Aid Terms
Jobs, Employment, and Career Information
This section of the Financial Aid Information Page is devoted to career planning for recent graduates or students who are about to graduate.
Job Listing Sites
Resume Listing Sites
Grantmaker Search Engine - The Grants Foundation
Internet College Exchange (ICX)
Financial aid and searchable index of more than 5,000 American colleges and universities
Student Services, Inc.
Free Scholarship Search with a database of over 180,000 scholarships, fellowships, grants, and loans.
Yahoo,Educational Grants List
The Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance (Searchable Index)
FEDIX: The Federal Information Exchange
This site provides access to online information about Federal agency programs and opportunities for higher education. Participating agencies include: AFOSR, DARIC, DOE, FAA, HUD, NASA, NIAD, ONR, USAID, and USDA.
Web Search Engines
FinAid's Web Search Engine and Directory Collection
Use several search engines at once to search for information
AltaVista: Advanced Query
WWW Virtual Library: Forestry
Forestry - Information Resources
Forestry -WWW Virtual Library: Government
Forestry - WWW Virtual library: Universities
Forestry Internet Information
Forestry - Yahoo
Natural Resources - Institutions & Organizations World-wide
The World-Wide Web Virtual Library: Biodiversity, Ecology, and the Environment (Biosciences)
Environmental Resources Information Network: Biodiversity Information Sources
Ecology - WWW Sites
Internet Directory for Botany: All Links
Publicly Accessible Mailing Lists
Publicly Accessible Mailing Lists - Index by Subject
Publicly Accessible Mailing Lists - Index by Name
THOMAS: Legislative Information on the Internet
US - Government - The Federal Web Locator
A Guide to Grants,
Fellowships, and Scholarships in International Forestry and
By: Damon A. Job
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Updated: March 1, 1997